Spring Semester 2019

January 3, Thursday
University reopens

January 3, Thursday — January 11, Friday 
Registration/Schedule adjustments

January 13, Sunday, 9 a.m. 
Residence halls open

January 14, Monday
First Day of Classes

January 14, Monday — January 18, Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 
Late registration/schedule adjustment (add-drop)

January 18, Friday 
Last day to add a class

January 21, Monday 
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday – University closed

January 22, Tuesday 
“W” Withdrawal period begins

February 8, Friday 
Applications for May graduation due in dean’s office

February 15, Friday 
Last day to drop 1st eight weeks courses

February 25, Monday 
Final draft of thesis/dissertation delivered to committee chair

March 4, Monday, Noon 
Freshmen/Sophomore mid-term grades due

March 6, Wednesday 
1st 8 weeks courses end

March 7, Thursday 
2nd 8 weeks courses begin

March 18, Monday 
Students should schedule appointments with advisors to prepare for advance registration for summer and fall. (Required for students with mandatory advising holds.)

March 22, Friday 
Last day to drop an individual course

March 23, Saturday, Noon 
Residence halls close

March 25, Monday — March 30, Saturday 
Spring Break
Classes dismissed

March 25, Monday – May 3, Friday
Complete Withdrawals Only

April 1, Monday 
Classes resume

April 1, Monday 
Recommended date to apply for December 2019 graduation

April 1, Monday — April 5, Friday 
Advance registration for summer sessions (open only to currently enrolled students)

April 8, Monday 
Advance registration for summer sessions begin (open to admitted/readmitted students)

April 15, Monday — April 26, Friday 
Advance registration for fall semester (open only to currently enrolled students)

April 16, Tuesday 
Last day to drop a 2nd 8 weeks courses

April 29, Monday 
Advance registration for fall semester begins (open to admitted/readmitted students except first-time fall undergraduates)

April 29, Monday — May 3, Friday 
“Dead Week”

May 3, Friday 
Last class day
Last day to completely withdraw from spring semester

May 4, Saturday 
Exam day for Saturday classes
Some common finals

May 6, Monday 
Exam Day

May 7, Tuesday 
Exam Day

May 8, Wednesday 
Study Day
Exams resume at 3 p.m. for Wednesday evening classes

May 9, Thursday 
Exam Day

May 9, Thursday 
Approved Thesis/Dissertation must be submitted to the EDT website
Electronic Thesis and Dissertation form and graduation fee receipt submitted to the Graduate College Office

May 10, Friday 
Exam Day

May 11, Saturday, TBD at Big Sandy Superstore Arena 
Commencement
Official May Graduation Date

May 12, Sunday, Noon 
Residence halls close

May 13, Monday — August 16, Friday 
Summer School Sessions

May 14, Tuesday, Noon 
Final Grades due

May 25, Saturday — May 27, Monday 
University Computer Services Unavailable

May 27, Monday 
Memorial Day Holiday
University closed

July 4, Thursday
Independence Day Holiday
University closed